Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Green Peas (Brown) Rice

A Delicious and Quick to Make Lunch Box Menu. If you are like me stocking up on Frozen Veggies, then, this takes just a blink of your eye to make!!! Comes as a great help on Late Mornings, considering the weather :)!!!!

1 cup Cooked Brown Rice
1/2 Cup Green Peas (i used Frozen Peas)
1 Medium Onion, Chopped
1 Medium Tomato, Chopped
2 green Chillies, Slitted
1/2 tsp Freshly pound Coriander Powder
Curry leaves 2 sprigs
Coriander leaves, Ginger Juliennes for Garnishing

Heat oil in a Pan, splutter mustard seeds, add Onion, curry leaves and Green Chillies and Saute till onion turns translucent. Add Tomatoes, and Saute until the tomatoes are cooked and oil separates. Add Green Peas, Mix well. Let it cook for 3-4 minutes. Add the freshly pound Coriander powder and mix well. Mix it with the Cooked Brown Rice and Garnish with Ginger juliennes and Fresh Coriander leaves. Makes a Good Lunch Box Recipe.

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  1. Looks great Priya..though I have never cooked brown rice..when Mom made she said it takes long time to cook..should try it sometime.

  2. Healthy green peas rice!

    btw, I am also doing the marathon, 15 day marathon.

  3. Can't agree less with u about the weather.. it's so cloudy and breezy and I am feeling so lazy...this rice dish would be just perfect...thanks for sharing this :)

  4. @ Srivalli!! Yeah valli, it takes a bit more time to cook than the normal rice!!! So i soak it before starting with the normal cooking, so by the time i finish, i drain and wash and pressure cook it for 4-5 whistles!!!!

    @ foodie, yeah, Even the Sun God doesnt wake up even after 6 in the morning!!!! but no other go!!! we have to!!!!so i just look for some quic fixes to help me out!!!

    @Sorry usha, forgot to mention abt u!!!

  5. Healthy and delicious rice..looks iviting.

  6. Luv the recipe for brown rice...healthy meal...

  7. yummy looking rice dish...looks very healthy...

  8. Though I use brown rice, never tried in pulav kinds. Got to try this healthy version.

  9. Yummm, thats really fabulous aboslutely a guilt free rice..

  10. healthy brown rice way to finish the lunch

  11. Healthy rice, looks very delicious.

  12. i love the taste of brown rice and peas with it....heavenly

  13. never cooked brown rice before,sounds interesting

  14. Looks so tempting and healthy too

  15. yummy n healthy rice..frst time here..lov ur space..glad to follow u!


  16. @priya...

    can you please show how to cook brown rice...

    i see your brown rice is just like the normal rice


  17. Hi Neeraja, sure i will do a post on Cooking Brown Rice too.
    I buy Tilda Brown Basmati Rice. I normally soak the Rice for 15-20 minutes. Drain the excess water and add 1:2 Rice and Water ration and Pressure cook for 4-5 Whistles.You can even MW Cook like the normal rice.

  18. @priya..
    Thanks a lot !!



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